The File Extensions Database


.ANTIHACKER2017 File Extension

  • Developer by: Emsi Software GmbH
  • Category: Ransomware encrypted Files

What is an .ANTIHACKER2017 file?

.ANTIHACKER2017 is Xorist (variant) Ransomware affected file

File extension ​antihacker2017 is most recently related to a new ransomware from the Xorist family. Much like similar ransomware it encrypts users files and demands ransom to be paid in bitcoins.


How to open:

Emsisoft Decrypter for Xiorist should be able to recover these files.

How to convert:

Only once you have decrypted the .antihacker2017 files, you can convert them.

How to solve problems with ANTIHACKER2017 files

  • Associate the ANTIHACKER2017 file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ANTIHACKER2017 file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ANTIHACKER2017 files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ANTIHACKER2017 file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ANTIHACKER2017 is Xorist (variant) Ransomware affected file. Because only the current version supports the latest ANTIHACKER2017 file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Emsi Software GmbH manufacturer website after an available .ANTIHACKER2017 is Xorist (variant) Ransomware affected file update.
  • To make sure that your ANTIHACKER2017 file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.